I have a friend who often asks me "What makes you lit?" Well, right now the answer is these three books. I cannot recommend them enough!
HOW SHALL I LIVE MY LIFE? On Liberating the Earth From Civilization by Derrick Jensen.
RADICAL HOMEMAKERS: Reclaiming Domesticity from a Consumer Culture by Shannon Hayes.
LITTLE HEATHENS: Hard Times and High Spirits on an Iowa Farm During the Great Depression by Mildred Armstrong Kalish